Henri Gander is a director currently living and working in Paris & Strasbourg, France. He starts his carrier as a musician in several rock bands then move on to filmmaking. Thanks to his connections with indie french musicians, he starts directing music videos. His first major commercial work as an emergent director is a music & dance documentary short serie for PUMA, following a crew of one of the best street dancers all around the globe. His work has been awarded in major french Brand content festivals.

Since then, he has worked with brands and agencies such as PUMA, HARIBO, DDB, PUBLICIS,  McCann, among others and his work has been featured on MTV and most of major french broadcasters.

in 2015, he writes and directs his first short film, "Champion Brothers" (les frères Champion) , produced by Sleak and distributed by Origin Films, which had a honorable success with 5 international prizes, more than 40 official selections in festivals all around the world and hundreds of TV appearances in major European broadcasters networks.

He is currently working on several fiction projects besides his commercial & music video work.


AWARDS & DISTINCTIONS

  • STAFF PICK FUBIZ - Antinome, September 2017
  • BEST DIRECTOR - "Silver Dollar Film Fest 2016", USA
  • STAFF PICK BEHANCE, Motion Served - The Quest, Tokyo
  • VIDEO OF THE DAY (VOTD) 2016 - Colt Silvers, 2 Hearts
  • BEST FILM AUDIENCE AWARD - Festival "Ose ce court", France
  • BEST COMEDY SHORT - "Ffwrnes Ffilm Ffest", UK
  • BEST COMEDY SHORT - "Silver Dollar Film Fest 2016", USA
  • GRAND PRIX STRATÉGIE Brand Content category, Prix Stratégie 2013, France
  • PRIX STRATÉGIE - Event category, Prix Stratégie 2013, France
  • GRAND PRIX - Grand prix du Brand Content 2014, France
  • AUDIENCE AWARD - Grand prix UCCA 2013, France 


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